Environment

Bringing Environmental Justice Home

Rhea Suh spent years working for both the Hewlett and the Packard foundations here in the Bay Area before setting off on a career path that would see her in the Obama administration and leading one of the most influential environmental activism organizations in the country, the Natural Resources Defense Council.  “My journey unexpectedly took me back to the East and I stayed for longer than I thought,” says Suh, who became president and CEO of the Marin Community Foundation in late 2021. The return to the Bay Area, where her parents and three siblings live, “truly feels like coming [...more...]

Fighting Inequality Through Hands-On Environmental Learning Vida Verde

Outdoor education is a right, not a privilege – everyone deserves to know the joy of a bracing hike among […more…]

Visionary Sisters Collaborating to Create a More Just and Healthy Planet Plastic Pollution Coalition

For the Cohen sisters, taking on the embodiment of the fossil fuel and climate crisis – plastic – started with […more…]